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Petition - Don't Sentence Award-Winning Reporter to Death By Deporting Him
World  (tags: reporter, awarded, Investigative Journalism, death sentence, asylum, dangerous conditions, deportation, risks, safety, conflicts, Human Rights, Ethical Treatment, freedom of the press, freedom of speech )

Kalliope
- 14 hours ago - forcechange.com
Don't send award-winning reporter back to deadly danger in his home country. An award-winning reporter whose life is threatened in Mexico due to his investigative reporting may soon be sent back to his home country and into danger.
Petition - Tanzania: Stop Silencing the Free Press
World  (tags: tanzania, free press, silencing, freedom of the press, freedom of speech, undermining independence, democracy, Radio Station, rights violations, right to know, news coverage, accessibility, information control, prevention, conflicts, protection )

Kalliope
- 16 days ago - forcechange.com
Stop shutting down newspapers and silencing the free press. Officials in Tanzania have shut down four newspapers in just as many months. These newspapers, the nation's government warns, are "undermining democracy." However, Tanzania is abusing the...
Petition - Facing Life in Prison for a Facebook Video
World  (tags: Imprisonment of Activists, Human Rights Violations, freedom of speech, Freedom of Expression, ethical concerns, releasing, politics, conflict, society )

Kalliope
- 36 days ago - amnesty.org.au
In September 2016, Tadjadine Mahamat Babouri, commonly known as Mahadine, posted videos on Facebook. The videos accused the Chadian government and people close to it of corruption and misusing public money. He also complained about the economic crisis...
Petition - Stop the Murder of Journalists
World  (tags: india, journalism, murderer, investigations, freedom of the press, freedom of speech, harassment, discrimination, dishonesty, safety concern, security, Human Rights )

Kalliope
- 38 days ago - forcechange.com
Protect journalists from harassment and death in India. Two journalists were murdered in a single month in India, forcing others in the field to question their safety and security.
Petition - Tell Turkey to Stop Persecuting These Rights Defenders and Unconditionally Release Them.
World  (tags: turkey, human rights abuses, Human Rights Violations, Imprisonment of Activists, freedom of speech, freedom of the press, Freedom of Information, ethical concerns, fair treatment, politics, society, releasing )

Kalliope
- 38 days ago - act.amnestyusa.org
The Istanbul 10 have dedicated their lives to defending the rights of others. They speak out for freedom, fighting for everyone in Turkey to be treated fairly. Every day that they are detained, the people they speak up for are left more vulnerable to...
Amnesty International: Call for the Immediate Release of Raif Badawi. (Freedom of Speech)
World  (tags: freedom of speech, internet, blogging, Saudi Arabia )

Yusuf
- 729 days ago - amnesty.ie
Raif Badawi was flogged in public 50 times on the 9 January. He has 950 lashes and nearly a decade in prison left to serve - simply for blogging about free speech.
KUDOS FOR ICELAND! Iceland*s Pirate Party Legalizes Blasphemy (of Islam)
World  (tags: Iceland, FREEDOM OF SPEECH, Pirate's Party, Blasphemy against Islam is now Legal )

Beth
- 866 days ago - ibtimes.com
Freedom of Speech comes to Iceland. Expressing solidarity with the Charlie Hebdo massacre victims, Iceland sends one of the most important messages in the world. We will not let Islamic Blasphemy laws fire, fine and imprison citizens who criticize Islam
Free Musicians of Tibet - Petition
World  (tags: Jailed Tibet Musicians, China, freedom of Speech, Freedom of music )

Dandelion
- 1043 days ago - freetibet.org
At least eleven singers have been imprisoned by China in Tibet since 2012, joining thousands of other political prisoners in this occupied country. Singing songs in your own language about the issues of concern to your own people should not be a crime.
Build a Bridge of Hope in Paris --- Petition PLEASE SIGN!
World  (tags: France, terrorism, Muslim extremists, crime, death, freedom of speech, politics, society, violence, world, cartoons, Charlie Hebdo )

Lynn
- 1049 days ago - secure.avaaz.org
The gunmen have fled, the city is on high alert and France lost four of it's most famous political commentators. This is an attempt to silence speech by spreading fear, it's what extremists do over and over again. But France isn't letting it happen.
Charlie Hebdo: The Publication That Mocks Everyone
World  (tags: Freedom of the Press, Freedom of Speech )

Ben
- 1049 days ago - parisnews.net
French leaders, Muslims, Jews, the pope -- all have been the target over the years of the weekly's crude...Satire!
Charlie Hebdo: Gun Attack on French Magazine Kills 12
World  (tags: Al Qaeda, Islamist militants, violence, murder, France, Charlie Hebdo, satire, freedom of speech, "Allahu Akbar", freedom of the press, VIDEO )

Beatrice
- 1049 days ago - bbc.co.uk
Gunmen have shot dead 12 people at the Paris office of French satirical magazine Charlie Hebdo in an apparent militant Islamist attack. Four of the magazine's well-known cartoonists, including its editor, were among those killed, as well as two police
Freedom for Kazakh Opposition Leader, Vladimir Kozlov! - Petition
World  (tags: Vladimir Kozlov, Kazakhstan, Alga, violation of human rights, freedom of speech )

Dandelion
- 1096 days ago - en.odfoundation.eu
In the trial of Vladimir Kozlov, the leader of the democratic opposition in Kazakhstan, rights such as freedom of speech, the right to a defence and presumption of innocence were brutally violated.
Free Speech in Egypt: Drop Charges Against Bassem Youssef & Others
World  (tags: HumanRights, freedoms, Africa, freedom of speech )

Teresa
- 1663 days ago - takeaction.amnestyusa.org
As we celebrate World Press Freedom Day on May 3, demand that Egypt drop the charges against Bassem Youssef, Ahmed Anwar and others persecuted for criticizing the authorities. Egypt's government must protect the fundamental right to freedom of expression.
India: Is China Right About the Internet?
World  (tags: India, freedom of speech, censorship, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', freedoms, conflict, government, humanrights, ethics, politics, violence, society, world, asia, HumanRights )

AWAY AWHI
- 1914 days ago - globalpost.com
India's crackdown on social networks to stop rumor-mongering is fast morphing into an assault of free speech.
TAKE ACTION NOW! TELL Canada, Stop Censoring Science
World  (tags: world, news, Canada, freedom of speech, politics, freedoms, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', government, ethics )

AWAY AWHI
- 2100 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Tell Canada that you support the right of scientists to talk directly to the media about important issues that affect the lives of Canada's citizens without the government dictating what they say,as they do now..
 

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